2019

Press release
20 September 2019

What biobankers and researchers think about ELSI

Biobanks have become complex infrastructures that play an important role in health research. In combination with the advances in molecular medicine and...
28 August 2019

Navigating the moral maze of open-ended data collection

On June 6, 2019, Martin Boeckhout, Senior Consultant at the MLC Foundation , successfully defended his PhD thesis on ‘ The Ethics and Governance of Health...
Press release
22 August 2019

Biomarker measurement in blood helps estimate vulnerability of elderly people

Researchers specialized in aging have found a combination of biomarkers in the blood that can help to estimate the health status and vulnerability of elderly...
19 July 2019

DARE-4-LIFE – building on the success of BBMRI.nl

A Digital Accelerator in REsearch – For a LIFEjourney of health
19 July 2019

COMETS and BBMRI-Omics join forces

First joint meeting was held on June 22, preceding the Metabolomics Conference 2019 in The Hague.
18 July 2019

The first ELSI Servicedesk Anniversary

Guidance and answers on ethical, legal and societal issues that research on personalized medicine raises. That is what the ELSI Servicedesk promised to deliver...
13 May 2019

Dutch BBMRI researchers in top 10 of prominent GWAS authors

Researchers at the University of Oxford and Nuffield College did a scientometric review of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) from 2005 to 2018. GWAS...
02 May 2019

GDPR may hinder collaborations outside EU

BBMRI.nl, Health-RI and Coreon wrote a letter to the members of the European Data Protection Board warning that the requirement to comply fully with the GDPR...
01 May 2019

We want to be the Amazon for biosamples and data

Select the biosamples or patient data you are looking for and get them delivered to your doorstep, whenever and wherever you need them – just like Amazon or...
29 March 2019

BBMRI-NL is drafting a proposal for National Roadmap Large-Scale Research Infrastructure

A Large-Scale Research Infrastructure (LSRI) can only be realised through a joint effort of all parties involved. The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific...
05 March 2019

Finding new answers in old medical records

Do all young women diagnosed with breast cancer really need adjuvant cancer treatment such as chemotherapy or hormone therapy after surgery to lower the risk...
11 January 2019

Treasuring hard won citizens' trust

Panel discussion at next week’s Health-RI Conference (Jan 17, 2019) will formulate ideas and encapsulate opinion on the need for collective decision-making to...